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Williams tips Lions to take series in SA

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Welsh and British & Irish Lions legend Shane Williams appears optimistic about the Lions chances against the Springboks and has tipped the men in red to leave South African shores with a series victory...

Bismarck and Montpellier part ways early

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup-winning Springbok Bismarck du Plessis will leave Montpellier with a year left on his contract, it has been announced.    The 37 year-old has put in a good shift...

Referees named for Lions tour

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nic Berry (Aus) will officiate in the first test between the Lions and Boks while Ben O’Keeffe (NZ) and Mathieu Raynal (France) will look after the second and third tests respectively.    (Nic...

Shane Williams picks his ideal Lions backline

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales and Lions legend Shane Williams has picked what he believes will be the best backline to come up against the Springboks in July.    Williams, a three-time tourist with the Lions, selected...

5 Facts on Tadhg Furlong

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland prop Tadhg Furlong, who returned to action earlier this year after missing nearly 12 months through injury, was one of Ireland's standout players as they finished third in the Six Nations.       The...

Sharks sign RWC winner Bongi Mbonambi

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Sharks have confirmed the signing of 2019 Rugby World Cup winner Bongi Mbonambi.        ‼️IT’S OFFICIAL‼️World Cup winning hooker, Bongi Mbonambi, will...

How Bok duo were injured in fire-pit incident

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following Munster's announcement of a pit fire accident over the weekend which left players injured, among them Springbok duo Damian de Allende and RG Snyman, the duo has spoken on how...

Munster Rugby Injury Update

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following an accident over the weekend the below player update has been issued by the Munster Rugby medical department.       Mike Haley, CJ Stander, Damian de Allende and...

Who could replace Duane Vermeulen in the Springbok line up and why Coetzee was omitted

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

'We are fearing for the worst.'   Those were the words of Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus when queried about Duane Vermeulen's injury after the announcement of the Springbok squad to play...

Gregan, Larkham and Roff inducted as Brumbies Legends

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The trio were officially inducted last Friday at the State of the Union lunch which recognised the 25th anniversary of Brumbies Rugby with players from both the 1996 and 2001 Super Rugby winning squads...